The SLED Acronym for Discussing Abortion

By Jason McConahy,

This weekend we presented an acronym (SLED) that is helpful in countering the subjectivity inherent in the pro-choice perspective regarding when life begins (or when life becomes fully human, and therefore deserving of protections and justice). Here is a more detailed discussion of what each letter represents, and why these are important concepts to push into when lovingly debating a person’s perspective.